The big house

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Front Street,
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1st ed.
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IL: MG - BL: 5.3 - AR Pts: 5
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When their parents are sent "up the river" for embezzlement, Ray and Ivy are left to live in the lap of luxury with Marietta Noland and her ancient husband, Lionel. But life at the big house is not all it's cracked up to be. First there is the shrouded portrait, then there is the spider in the decaying wedding cake. And what about the vicious instrument Marietta uses to decapitate her egg? When "the rain in Spain" begins to fall (in other words, Ray wets his bed), things go frombad to worse and Ivy knows it is time to take matters into her own hands. What follows is a hilarious lark as Ray and Ivy case the joint, get the skinny, and show Marietta she has met her match.
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full_title big house
author coman carolyn
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lastUpdate 2018-03-23 23:16:45PM

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author Coman, Carolyn.
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subject_facet Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction, Crime -- Juvenile fiction, Humorous stories, Juvenile
title_display The big house
title_full The big house / Carolyn Coman ; drawings by Rob Shepperson
title_short The big house
topic_facet Brothers and sisters, Crime, Humorous stories, Juvenile